Invitation from VisitScotland |Come along for a taste of 2015 at the Year of Food and Drink Industry Conference

  Did you know that 49% of people visiting Scotland want to try local food and two-thirds of Scotland’s visitors think that quality food is an important factor when deciding ... Continue Reading →
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Cut Tourism VAT

For the latest updates from the Cut Tourism Vat Campaign click here. Continue Reading →

Attracting Future Talent | Showcasing the Industry

 Join us and help inspire the next generation to take up a career in Tourism & Hospitality!  The Scottish Tourism Alliance, Springboard & Skills Development Scotland are ... Continue Reading →

Launch of Consultation for Scotland’s Marine Tourism Strategy

A draft Marine Tourism Strategy for Scotland was launched at the Scottish Boat Show at Inverkip on Friday. Marine tourism is already a significant contributor to the Scottish economy ... Continue Reading →

Tickets still available to the HIT Scotland Oyster Club Lunch

Due to the success of the inaugural HIT Oyster Club lunch HIT Scotland are launching a unique dining experience at The Loch Fyne Hotel in Inveraray. The six course tasting dinner, in ... Continue Reading →

Abellio planning steam trains for Scotland

They may be lacking today’s air-conditioned carriages and wifi, but now the steam trains of yesteryear offer the promise of a return to a more romantic era of travel. A new age ... Continue Reading →

Regional finalists of Scottish Thistle Awards announced

A number of the country’s top tourism businesses will compete in the regional finals of the Scottish Thistle Awards next month. Each of the regional winners will secure a place at ... Continue Reading →

North American visitor numbers and spend up

Tens of thousands more flock to Scotland. Visits to Scotland from North American tourists rose by 32 per cent in the year to end June 2014, which led to an 18 per cent growth in expenditure, ... Continue Reading →

£2m for Retail and Hospitality retention and skills challenges

As part of the UK Futures Programme the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) and Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have  launched a new opportunity to improve business ... Continue Reading →

The Business Tourism Scotland Conference is back!

          Tuesday 2 December The Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh Tuesday 2 December The Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh   Business Tourism ... Continue Reading →